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Fight between teens escalates to stabbing in Millcreek parking lot, police say

Fight between teens escalates to stabbing in Millcreek parking lot, police say
Posted at 8:07 PM, Dec 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-14 18:58:30-05

MILLCREEK, Utah — A teenage girl was stabbed Friday afternoon during a fight in a Millcreek parking lot.

According to Unified Police Detective Kevin Mallory, two girls met up to fight just before 5 p.m. During the altercation, one stabbed the other with a knife several times in the abdomen area. The girl who police say wielded the knife fled from the scene.

Unified Police said early Saturday morning they had identified and arrested the suspect. The 15-year-old was booked into youth detention.

The victim remains in stable condition at the hospital.